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[lar-uh-ping] /ˈlær ə pɪŋ/

adverb, Chiefly Western U.S.
very; exceedingly:
That was a larruping good meal.
[lar-uh p] /ˈlær əp/
verb (used with object), larruped, larruping.
to beat or thrash.
(transitive) (dialect) to beat or flog

“to beat, thrash,” 1823, of unknown origin, possibly related to Dutch larpen “to thrash.” First mentioned as a Suffolk dialect word.


To beat; thrash; clobber, lambaste, lather (1839+)


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